LINDSAY — Garrett Puyear’s two-run single in the top of the fifth inning lifted Trenton to a 5-3 win over Lindsay in the championship game of the Lindsay Tournament on Saturday.
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CALLISBURG — Moriah Mitcheson homered and drove in four runs as Whitesboro remained undefeated in District 11-2A with a 12-2 victory over Callisburg on Friday night.
GUNTER — Playing a home game sandwiched between two days of 174-mile round-trips for tournament games would be tough for any softball team.
The University Interscholastic League paid respect on Saturday to the 1989 boys high school basketball championship teams from Texas during halftimes of the boys title games.
The luxury of having playoff seeding set in stone can allow a team to focus on the bigger picture. And while the Denison boys soccer team was ready to send off its seniors in grand fashion, there was the knowledge that everything they did could be projected for down the road.
It wasn’t a do-or-die match for the Denison Lady Jackets by any means, but the wait to learn if they were going to make the playoffs would have been an eternity — or 11 days to be exact.
Last year, Denison’s softball team got off to a dominating start to District 13-4A play — including a win against Sherman to snap a losing skid against its top rival — before cooling down to finish tied for fifth place.
Former Sherman head football coach and athletic director Gary Kinne is in a Dallas hospital after collapsing on Saturday.
The chance to put several close losses in two prior tournaments behind them by earning the trophy at the one on their own turf was too good for the Yellow Jackets to pass up.
A five-run fifth inning for No. 3-ranked Trinity University opened up what had been a pitcher’s duel, and the Tigers went on to hand the Austin College baseball team a 9-1 loss on Saturday in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference opener for the ‘Roos.